The analysis of placement values for evaluating discriminatory measures.

  title={The analysis of placement values for evaluating discriminatory measures.},
  author={Margaret Sullivan Pepe and Tianxi Cai},
  volume={60 2},
The idea of using measurements such as biomarkers, clinical data, or molecular biology assays for classification and prediction is popular in modern medicine. The scientific evaluation of such measures includes assessing the accuracy with which they predict the outcome of interest. Receiver operating characteristic curves are commonly used for evaluating the accuracy of diagnostic tests. They can be applied more broadly, indeed to any problem involving classification to two states or… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
30 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 30 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…